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Adaptation to High Altitude in Human Populations

Dr. Anna Di Rienzo, professor from the Department of Human Genetics at the University of Chicago will be giving a talk on Monday, 02/26/2018 at 1:30 pm...

Neural Changes Underlying Rapid Fly Song Evolution

Dr. David Stern, Senior Group Leader from the Janelia Research Campus in Ashburn, Virginia will be giving a talk to the Genetics Program on Monday,...

Cell Line Models of Cytotoxic Response

Dr. Alison Motsinger-Reif, Associate Professor, and Assistant Department Head of the Department of Statistics at NC State University will be giving a talk to the...

GSA Conference May 2018: Register Now!

May 13–16, 2018 | Madison, WI Building on the momentum of the highly successful #PEQG16 (held at GSA’s The Allied Genetics Conference), the 2018 Population, Evolutionary, and...

Genetics PhD Student, Jen Baltzegar, wins Entomology poster contest

Jennifer Baltzegar, a Ph.D. Candidate in the Genetics Program, won first place in a research poster competition last week at the Entomological Society of America’s 2017 Annual Meeting. Jen...

Genetics Program Faculty Receive Grant Awards

Congratulations to our Genetics Program Faculty on their recent Grant Awards!    Trudy Mackay and Robert Anholt received a five-year $2,484,110 grant from the National Institute on Drug...

Genetics Faculty Co-Author Breeding Textbook

The textbook “Genetic Data Analysis for Plant and Animal Breeding,” co-authored by three NC State Genetics Program scientists – Drs. Fikret Isik, James Holland, and...

Two BioSci Faculty Receive NIH/NIEHS Grant Awards

Congratulations to Dr. Cathrine Hoyo and Dr. Michael Cowley!   Dr. Michael Cowley is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences. The Cowley...